i've been away from this field of computing for awhile as i've been concentrating on other things, im working on a computer right now that has something in it that is allowing another person to get screen shots every 2 mins ,of the desktop ,the computer i'm working on is a celeron win xp svc pk 2 i set up latest avg paid version on it , had threat fire running along side avg till it crapped out on both mine and hers computers ,i ran scans with avg and threatfire both came up negative , i hope this helps and hope i didn't post in the wrong place ,being as this is the category this problem is most related to i put it here , what i want to ask now that i've given you the background information is does anyone have any idea what this could be and where i can find a solution? ty